• Beyond the Shadow
    March 27

    Vladimir Tarnopolski

    Beyond the Shadow


    Scenario: Vladimir Tarnopolski after Plato & Pliny the Elder
    Compillation of the texts and additionally fragments: Ralph Guenther Mohnnau

    Studio for New Music ensemble
    Conductor Igor Dronov

    Concept & Realisation: Palindrome Dance Company
    Staging & Choreography: Robert Wechsler
    Interactive video designer: Frieder Weiss

  • Soul of Dance Gala
    April 5

     The award presentation and a ballet gala dedicated to the new laureates

  • Virtual Tour
    February 19

    GoogleMaps invites you to a virtual tour of the Stanislavsky and Nemirovich-Danchenko Music Theatre. The auditorium, the foyer, our museum are open for you!

  • Oksana Kardash Made Debut in Giselle
    March 13

    On March 13, Stanislavsky Ballet’s Principal Dancer Oksana Kardash made her debut as Giselle. Elizaveta Cheprasova danced in the 1st act’s pas de deux, also for the first time.

  • Ballet Debuts
    March 2

    The last days of February and the beginning of March happen to have been quite fruitful for Stanislavsky Ballet: every performance was a whole bunch of debuts. Congratulations to the debutants for their new artistic victories! They are: in La Bayadère, Yulia Stepanova as Gamzatti, Alexandr Seleznev as Solor’s Friend, and Sergey Manuilov as Golden Idol; in Esmeralda: Erika Mikirticheva as Esmeralda, Denis Dmitriev as Phoebus, Ksenia Shevtsova as Fleur-de-Lys’s Companion, Anastasia Limenko in the 3rd variation, and Alexander Omelchenko as one of the Officers.

  • Maria Makeeva in Who Is There TV Show
    March 1

    On March 1, Principal Singer of Stanislavsky Opera Maria Makeeva appeared in Vadim Vernik’s TV show Who Is There… (“Kto tam…”) on Rossia-Kultura TV Channel.

  • Ksenia Ryzkova’s Debut in Swan Lake
    February 25

    On February 24, Stanislavsky Ballet’s principal dancer Ksenia Ryzhkova made her debut as Odetta/Odilia in the ballet Swan Lake. She was trained for the debut by Margarita Drozdova. Maria Beck made her debut in the pas de quatre.

  • Khovanshchina Premiere
    February 22

    February 18, 19, 21, and 22 saw premiere performances of Khovanshchina. It is the first time that the Theatre turned its attention to this opera my Modest Mussorgsky. Working on the production have been: Alexander Lazarev, Conductor; Alexander Titel, Stage Director; Vladimir Arefiev, Set Designer; Stanislav Lykov, Principal Chorus Master; Maria Danilova, Costume Designer; and Damir Ismagilov, Lighting Designer.

  • Tatiana Named Stage Production of the Year by Muzykalnoe Obozrenie
    February 11

    The national newspaper Muzykalnoe Obozrenie (Musical Review) honored the ballet Tatiana as Event of the Year. The newspaper has awarded the yearly award, Events and Persons of the Year, since 1995. It is the only professional award in Russia in the field of academic music.

  • Ksenia Dudnikova and Anton Zaraev Talked of Upcoming Khovanshchina Premiere on Radio Orpheus
    February 10

    On February 9, at the Radio Orpheus’s traditional Tuesday broadcast, the Stanislavsky Music Theatre’s principal singers Ksenia Dudnikova and Anton Zaraev talked about rehearsals for Modest Mussorgsky’s opera Khovanshchina, whose opening night is scheduled for February 18.

  • Vladimir Urin Officer of Legion of Honor
    February 9

    On February 9, at the French Republic Ambassador’s residence, a ceremony took place of presenting the Order of Legion of Honor. French Ambassador Jean-Maurice Ripert handed the honorable distinctions to Elena Gagarina, General Manager of the Moscow Kremlin Museums, and Vladimir Urin, General Manager of the Bolshoi Theatre. In his gratitude address, Vladimir Urin heartily thanked the entire team of the Stanislavsky and Nemirovich-Danchenko Music Theatre who have participated in the majority or Russian and French joint projects.